As a director at the practice Louise oversees BPTW’s HR strategy, providing human resources advice, overseeing policy updates, and managing our recruitment processes. A chartered member of the CIPD, Louise has a Masters in Law and Employee relations, coupled with a strong working knowledge of UK Employment Law. With 23 years’ HR experience, she is responsible for developing the people agenda at BPTW. A key element of Louise’s role is in her position as Social Value lead where she oversees the practices’ approach to delivering social value as an organisation, also working closely with our project teams to ensure a strong, deliverable social value offer which aligns with our practice values, and the needs of the communities we work with. As part of this work she is responsible for developing and maintaining our partnerships with many external groups and charitable organisations. She is also chair of BPTW’s Equality Diversity and Inclusion steering group and sits on our Charity Committee.